TITLE

Cocaine's drag on Colombia's peace

AUTHOR(S)
Lawrence, David Aquila
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;12/21/98, Vol. 91 Issue 18, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the prospects for peace in Colombia in 1998. Efforts by Colombian President Andres Pastrana to open peace negotiations with Manuel Marulanda, commander of the leftist rebel group the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC); How FARC is thought to be financing its opposition to the government via illegal drug trading; Percentage of the world's heroin and cocaine supply which comes from Colombia; Concessions made by Pastrana to FARC.
ACCESSION #
1382188

 

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